Posted on Tuesday 12 March 2013
Local resident Robert Drummond has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director of Guy’s and St Thomas’.
The appointment was agreed by the Council of Governors at a recent meeting. Robert took up his appointment on 9 March 2013 for a four year term.
Trust Chairman, Sir Hugh Taylor, said: “I am delighted to welcome Robert to the Board of Directors. His extensive financial professional expertise will be invaluable and will complement the skills of other Board members, and enhance the work of the Trust as a whole.”
Robert replaces Rory Maw who is stepping down as Non-Executive Director and Vice Chairman after his eight years of office came to an end in March.
Commenting on his appointment, Robert said: “I am excited about joining the Board of this fine organisation and having the opportunity to apply my skills and experience towards the Trust’s continued success.”
Robert has spent his career serving the community in a number of roles with organisations such as the British Venture Capital Association, of which he was a Council member and then Chairman. In 2010 he was appointed Non-Executive Board member of Surrey Community Health. As a provider of venture capital Robert has also backed a number of medical businesses that achieved a Stock Exchange listing in London.